Neocons

The Glorious Return of Condi Rice

The Glorious Return of Condi Rice

May 15, 2017
Condoleezza Rice, the National Security Adviser at the time of the Iraq invasion and then President George W. Bush’s Secretary of State, has returned to the public eye, out promoting her new book, ent…
Donald Trump’s Failing Presidency

Donald Trump’s Failing Presidency

April 26, 2017
The 100-day mark may be an artificial measuring stick for a U.S. president. Obviously much can happen in the remaining 1,361 days of a four-year term. But Donald Trump’s decisions in his first three m…
Bannon Down, Pentagon Up, Neocons In?

Bannon Down, Pentagon Up, Neocons In?

April 23, 2017
The apparent and surprisingly abrupt demise in Steve Bannon’s influence offers a major potential opening for neoconservatives, many of whom opposed Trump’s election precisely because of his associatio…
Neocons as a Figment of Imagination

Neocons as a Figment of Imagination

March 21, 2017
We have a president who is belligerent towards Iran, who is sending “boots on the ground” to fight ISIS, who loves Israel passionately and who is increasing already bloated defense budgets. If one wer…